2015: Library Symposium at Poets House – Collections, Curators, and Community
Nancy Kuhl, curator of poetry for the Yale Collection of American Literature at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Shannon Mattern, Associate Professor in the School of Media Studies at the New School and Kevin Young, author of eight books of poetry and curator of Literary Collections and the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library at Emory University, explore the role of libraries and archives as real spaces in a digital world and metaphors for knowledge as part of the Library Symposium at Poets House. Introduced by Poets House Artistic Director Stephen Motika.
(Approx 1 hour 15 mins)
Library Symposium at Poets House Has Audio SourceNov 7, 2015 | 5:00 pm - Nov 8, 2015 | 12:00 am
An afternoon spent in silence? A-Z? The cosmic order of Borges’ library of the imagination? Whatever the duration, extent, or dimensions of your perfect library, this day-long symposium will delight…